Russia Today is a government funded television news network based out of Moscow, Russia. Russia Today was launched on December 10, 2005 by RIA Novosti. What makes this channel so great is that it was the first all-Russian television network all in English (since its launch it now broadcasts in Spanish and Arabic as well). Its goal was to show a non-biased view of Russia. Russia Today is one of the most watch foreign-news channels in the United States with a viewership of over 50 million!
Russia Today specializes in news bulletins, documentaries, talk shows, debates and many other cultural programs based on Russia. There is also a popular YouTube channel that contains many clips from the shows with an audience reach of over half a billion people. For a recently launched television channel Russia Today shows no signs of slowing down.